This species is widespread in central Amazonia, Brazil.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in natural and artificial temporary ponds, forest edges, open areas, pastures, urban areas, and river edges. Its eggs and tadpoles develop in the water.
It is very abundant.
There are no major threats.
Conservation units are present within its range
This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the resurrected genus Dendropsophus (Faivovich, et al., 2005). It was removed from the synonymy of Dendropsophus nanus by Langone and Basso (1987) and De la Riva, Márquez and Bosch (1997).
Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues, Claudia Azevedo-Ramos 2004. Dendropsophus walfordi. In: IUCN 2014